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Edouard Francis Kirmisson - bibliography

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Biography

French paediatric surgeon, born July 18, 1848, Nantes; died September 22, 1927, Binic, Côtes-du-Nord.

Bibliography

  • Des modifications modernes de la lithothrice. Thesis for agrégé. Paris, 1883.
  • Maladies des régions Tête et rachis.
  • Manuel de pathologie externe. Paris, 1885.
  • Leçons cliniques sur les maladies de l’appareil locomoteur. Paris, 1890.
  • Traité des maladies chirurgicales d’origine congénitale. Paris, Masson, 1898.
    A very early work on the correction of craniofacial anaomalies.
  • Les difformités acquises de l’appareil locomoteur pendant l’enfance et de l’adolescence. Paris, 1902.
  • Précis de chirurgie infantile. Paris, 1906; 2nd edition, 1912.

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